Our Story

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It all started when…

4 Legged Friends is run by a social enterprise called YP Potential CIC.

The 4 Legged Friends project was set up by YP Potential Founder, Jim Clarke out of a passion for animals and how they help to lower peoples stress levels and promote positive mental health. Jim is the proud Dad of 11 pets including 3 dogs (Jess, Alice and Jake), 4 adopted Guinea Pigs (Rupert, Ricky, Eamon and Little Kev), 3 adopted Rabbits (Toffee, Conker and Toby) and a cat called Mr T who was a street cat in Greece.

4 Legged Friends originally started when Jim took his dog to visit his Auntie in a care home; Four Legged Friends now works with 6 Care homes and 3 Schools.